Word derived from a
Person 2: Thats the bottom line!!!
Person 1: Yah man, I hear you...but whatever you do, DON'T look down the bottom line. Last time I did, I noticed little fragments attached to the bottom line
Person 2: Man, that's nasty!!!!
Originally the word was used in accounting indicating the total balance. Hence a variety of uses.
I'm a bottom line guy.
Watch that bottom line.
Doughnuts contribute to your bottom line.